Individual Author Record
Name: Jan NovakPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Born: 1953 in Czechoslovakia Sites:
Illinois ConnectionThe author immigrated to Chicago as a teenager in 1969 with his parents. He lived in Cicero and attended Morton East High School and the University of Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationNovak is a Chicago-based American novelist. He was born in Czechoslovakia in 1953 and spent his first 16 years there. Currently, he is a colleague of Vaclav Havel.
*''Striptease Chicago'', Sixty Eight Publications, 1983*''The Willy's Dreamkit'', Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1985*''The Grand Life: A Novel'', Poseidon Press, 1987*''Commies, Crooks, Gypsies, Spooks, and Poets'', Steerforth Press, 1995